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Springbank 12-year-old

Overall rating
91.18/100
votes
42
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Green Thistle
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Label
Golden Capsule
Added on
14 Mar 2010 3:54 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 799,99

23 × in wishlist

42 × member ratings

58 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Springbank 12-year-old

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.18 points

  1. schero scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    He is really delicious and very set. However, one should also be honest: Too much sherry for a jumper.
    • Nose
      Plum chocolate cake, thick dry raisins, old wall unit, a lot of wet tobacco, orange marmalade, very rare comes even some mineral Springbank character through, sugar beet syrup, some spruce needles, after the first sip of much fresh and lively, orange chocolate
    • Taste
      Very thick, slightly peppery but mainly creamy, thick chocolate, no bitterness, but a lot of spice, you could chew forever, rum, it is getting thicker
    • Finish
      Very oily finish, subtle warmth, amazingly light oak, lots of creamy chocolate, mineral notes are always on top, slightly dry

  2. detachedblue scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Old school leathery sherry bomb, very seductive. A trio of peat-leather-darkchocolates. A lot of seaweeds here, salted salmon, octopus ink, soy sauce.
    • Taste
      Still rich and dusty, quite a lot of tannins, milky and creamy, top notch leather, not very sweet, roasted coffee bean, dates and fresh dark grapes, peaty and leathery.
    • Finish
      Long, aromatic and coffee, dates, and leather.

  3. FineSpirits_butler1 scored this whisky 93 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      93 93
    • Finish
      92 92

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